Born Dec. 16, 1919 in Chico to Earl and Celia (Fritter) McCall. After a few short years in Colorado as silver mining played out the family returned to CA moving to Napa in 1926. Gen attended Lincoln and Intermediate schools and graduated Napa High in 1938. She married and had two children. She was a homemaker, Cub Scout Den Mother, served on the board of trustees for Browns Valley School, taught Sunday School at First Presbyterian Church and was instrumental in the founding of the Napa Geneology Society. In the mid ‘60’s she went back to school and received her LVN license working at Kaiser Vallejo and retiring from 1st floor North at the Queen.
All her adult life she met monthly with high school classmates ( club of 12) sharing lunch and memories. Having remarried in the 50’s she and Keith retired to El Dorado CO. in the 80’s. Together they walked, hiked and traveled enjoying the good life until Keith passed in 2004. Gen returned to Napa to be near her daughter.
Geneva was predeceased by her loving husband Keith her son David, sister Geraldine Pieratt, brothers Donald, Shirley ‘Shorty ‘ and Russell. She is survived by her daughter Judy (Ed) Fell. Grandsons Jac (Kim) Barben, Joel Barben and step grandson Daryll Borges. Great grandchildren Amanda, Chase and Calli Barben and many nieces and nephews. I will miss our Sunday rides on the backroads Mom so I will gas up the Malibu just in case. I Miss you already and it’s not even Sunday
Thank you Piner’s Guest Home... best staff ever!
No services to be held per her request...’after all I have out lived all my friends’